Dump Truck

Port Hardy will be purchasing a dump truck from Alert Bay.

The District of Port Hardy will be buying a dump truck from the Village of Alert Bay.

The 2011 Freightliner and related accessories will cost $85,000 plus tax.

The district will be funding the purchase through the Municipal Financing Authority over five years.

Director of Financial Services Allison McCarrick advised council the financed purchase price will be about $98,911 with payments of $1,650 per month.

The district’s old truck was involved in an accident and the ICBC payout is about $17,200.

Council approved the purchase at their meeting May 12.